This week on the podcast, Glenn and Daniel take a dour and disturbing journey into director Park Chan-wook‘s first English-language film, starring Mia Wasikowska, Matthew Goode, and Nicole Kidman. Can this bizarre, gothic fairytale rise to the levels of disturbing sophistication of Park’s beloved Vengeance trilogy? Listen below and find out! (34:48)
May contain some NSFW language.
FilmWonk rating: 7.5 out of 10
- Music for this episode is the track “Uncle Charlie”, from Clint Mansell‘s original score.
- Minor correction: When this film was shooting (September 2011), Wasikowska was 21 years old.
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